Joseph BANKSDaniel SOLANDERSydney PARKINSONWilfred Scawen BLUNTWilliam T. STEARNLION AND UNICORN PRESS, Banksia dentata. Proteaceae Enlarge 1 /1

Joseph BANKS

England 1743 – 1820

Daniel SOLANDER

Piteå, Sweden 1733 – London, England 1782

Sydney PARKINSON

England 1745 – At sea 1771

print after

Wilfred Scawen BLUNT

Great Britain 1840 – 1922

author

William STEARN

United Kingdom born 1911 – 2001

author

LION AND UNICORN PRESS

publisher (organisation)

Banksia dentata. Proteaceae 1973
Collection Title: Captain Cook's Florilegium. London: Lion and Unicorn Press: 1973.
Page: plate 26
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state

Edition Notes: Limited edition of 100 copies bound in Nigerian goatskin and Japanese silk paper. Also available in a limited edition of 10 copies individually bound for each subscriber, with 12 extra plates. Includes bibliography and index.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 42.0 h x 28.6 w cm plate-mark 46.0 h x 29.6 w cm sheet 60.4 h x 45.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4130.27
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2013.